Northwestern Medical Center

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Northwestern Medical Center is a vibrant, not-for-profit community hospital nestled at the top of Fairfield Street in St. Albans, Vermont. Northwestern Medical Center’s strength as a vital and valued community resource is built upon a clear understanding of why we exist, where we need to be, and the principles which guide us along the way. This is expressed through our mission statements which shapes our long-term strategic planning and informs our daily decision making. NMC’s vision is to be nationally recognized for excellence and value in healthcare and as a destination of choice for patients, staff, and providers.

Important assets we value:

  • Our people and our community
  • Exceptional care
  • Personalized service
  • Innovation
  • Financial strength
  • Partnerships
  • Wellness and prevention
  • Accountability

Our mission is to provide exceptional healthcare for our community.
Our dedication to quality is the foundation of the exceptional care we provide. We consistently rank at or near 100% on the national core measures of clinical quality. Our rate of infection following surgery is consistently less than 1%, while the national average is at 1.9%. In addition, the NMC staff has won seven national Avatar awards for “Overall Patient Satisfaction” in the past eight years. Throughout our growth and improvements, NMC has kept a watchful eye on efficiency.

The Sweet Life: We Do That Here!

Discover Saint Albans, Vermont, where you can experience the luxuries each season brings, feel the comfort of a tightly-knit small town and enjoy the culture and convenience of nearby cities like Burlington and Montreal. Nestled here is Northwestern Medical Center, an award-winning community hospital where everyone contributes to our success.